Course announcements

  • The course provides an introduction to Financial Planning with SAP BPC Optimized for SAP S/4HANA. It provides an overview as well as detailed hands on of the solution, describes the main components of its architecture and how they work together, and explains how to benefit from the new features when performing an end-to-end Business Planning scenario.

Course information

  • Overview of SAP BPC Optimized for SAP S/4HANA
  • SAP Business Warehouse
  • SAP BW Modeling Tools
  • SAP Planning Application Kit
  • SAP Analysis for Office
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1 Embedded
  • Comments in SAP Optimized Planning
  • Cost Simulation
  • Global Master Data Maintenance
  • Local Planning Scenarios
  • Allocation on Plan Data in ACDOCP
  • Live Access to SAC
  • Optional: Balance Sheet Planning on Profit Centers
  • Optional:SAP Lumira Designer
  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Introduce and Position SAP Optimized Planning for SAP S/4HANA Finance
    • Describe the functionality of SAP BPC Optimized, based on SAP S/4HANA Finance
    • Configure SAP BW for SAP BPC Optimized Planning
    • Configure SAP BPC Optimized Planning
    • Configure Information Models in HANA for Optimized Planning (Calculation Views)
    • Setup SAP Integrated Planning Objects like Open ODS Views, ADSOs and Composite Provider
    • Use SAP Analysis for Office to perform planning activities
    • Use SAP Lumira Designer for planning
    • Understand SAC Live Access Integration with BPC Optimized
    • Use the Cost Simulation Tool to execute allocations and distributions from BPC
    • See how plan data in ACDOCP can be distributed using the Manage Allocations app in S/4HANA
    • Enter Global Master Data in BPC Web Client
    • Understand how to configure local planning scenarios using the BPC Workspace technique
  • Optional:
    • Set up a planning scenario "Balance Sheet Planning on Profit Center The necessary structures will be created in BMWT using aDSOs and Composite Providers, planning objects of the Planning Application Kit (PAK)See how to jump from a BPC Business Process Flow to a Lumira Designer Web Application
  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Program / Project Manager


  • None


  • Please note that this course deals with Financial Planning topics in SAP S/4HANA. Having attended S4F80 and you want to go into more depth concerning the Planning Application Kit (PAK), we recommend to attend the BPC445 training class afterwards.

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